Ooty to Chennai Covid-19 Travel Guidelines

If you’re planning to book a bus ticket from Ooty to Chennai, please take a note of Chennai travel guidelines to avoid any last-minute hassle. The continuous spike of new Covid-19 cases in the state has prompted the Government to issue fresh travel guidelines in order to curb the spread of the virus. In a bid to help the passengers on all the recent travel updates, we have made a comprehensive report of guidelines one needs to check before booking a bus from Ooty to Chennai :

  • E-pass has been made mandatory for all international and domestic passengers traveling to Chennai, except those traveling from Karnataka, Puducherry, and Andhra Pradesh.
  • Inter-district travelers do not need an e-pass. However, people travelling to popular tourist spots like Kodaikanal, Nilgiri, and Yercaud within Tamil Nadu need to register on e-pass portal.
  • The Tamil Nadu government has declared a night curfew between 10 pm and 4 am from April 20, adding that all inter and intra-state travel will remain suspended during the restricted period.
  • Wearing a mask on public transport is required due to COVID-19
  • According to the new statement issued by the state government, public transport buses can ferry passengers only to 50% of their seating capacity.

Ooty to Chennai Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
NRT 18:50 19:15 10 hrs 52 mins VIEW PRICE
KPN Travels 18:30 19:00 12 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE
Mettur super services 07:00 18:40 10 hrs 22 mins VIEW PRICE
Wheels Tourist Transports 18:00 18:45 10 hrs 22 mins VIEW PRICE
YBM Travels 18:30 19:00 12 hrs 45 mins VIEW PRICE

Bus from Ooty to Chennai

The journey from Ooty to Chennai is smoothly covered by a bus in 9 hours. The time to travel is dependent on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions. There are operators running their buses between Ooty to Chennai bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. All buses are driven by experienced drivers ensuring safety during journey.


Bus From Chennai to Ooty Bus

If this isn’t a one-way journey, you can book your return tickets from Chennai to Ooty with ease. With a plethora of operators servicing this route, choose a bus that best meets your needs and requirements. You can even use the filter option to arrange the bus operators according to your preferred choice such as duration of travel, fare, seats available, etc. So, what are you waiting for? Book your Chennai to Ooty bus tickets with redBus.

Operators Serving on this Route

A number of prominent operators ply buses from Ooty to Chennai ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering various kinds of bus services are:

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    FAQ's

    Are buses running between Ooty and Chennai ?

    A: There are several buses that run between Ooty and Chennai . After the ease of intra-state and inter-state travel post Covid-19 lockdown, one can easily book buses from Ooty to Chennai using redBus website or app. However, the travel rules may change and we recommend you to check out the official website of respective states for detailed information

    Are sleeper buses from Ooty to Chennai available?

    A: Many bus operators on the route from Ooty to Chennai offer sleeper buses. While booking Ooty to Chennai buses, you can filter out the sleeper buses and book a bus that suits your needs.

    How can I go from Ooty to Chennai?

    A: Buses are the best modes of transportation for traveling from Ooty to Chennai . You can book a bus ticket from Ooty to Chennai from the comfort of your home by simply logging on to redBus website or app, entering Ooty and Chennai as your source and destination respectively, and selecting the most suitable bus available from the list.

    Can I reschedule my Ooty to Chennai bus ticket?

    A: Yes, redBus makes cancelling or rescheduling the bus tickets extremely easy for passengers. You can reschedule your Ooty to Chennai bus ticket by entering the ticket details and choosing a future date of traveling. Confirm the rescheduled date of travel and pay the difference amount for the ticket. Disclaimer: Please note that rescheduling the tickets is subject to bus operator policy. One can check the availability of rescheduling the tickets of the respective bus operator while booking tickets online.

    What’s the status of Ooty to Chennai buses during Covid-19?

    A: Several private and RTC buses have started running on Ooty to Chennai post Covid-19 lockdown. You can check the total number of available buses by selecting the date of travel on Ooty to Chennai route and book the most suitable bus ticket.

    How much time does it take to reach Chennai from Ooty by bus?

    A: The total bus duration taken on Ooty to Chennai buses depends upon the bus operators, the road route they follow, and the break duration they take. While booking Ooty to Chennai buses on redBus, one can see the total time taken by each bus operator in the detail and choose accordingly.


    BOARDING & DROPPING POINTS

    Ooty

    • yellanahalli
    • Aruvankadu
    • Boys company
    • Boys Company Near Church
    • Bus stand ooty
    • Charing Cross
    • Charing Cross Bus stop
    • Coonoor
    • Main Bus Stand
    • mettupalayam
    • Ooty
    • Ooty Bus stand
    • Others
    • Wellington
    • Yellanahalli

    Chennai

    • Adyar
    • Alandur
    • Aminjikarai
    • Anna Nagar
    • Anna University
    • Arumbakkam
    • Ashok Pillar
    • Cengalpatu Toll
    • Chengalpattu
    • Chrompet
    • Dindivanam
    • Egmore
    • Ekkattuthangal
    • Guduvancheri
    • Guduvanchery
    • Guindy
    • Kanchipuram
    • Kolathur
    • Koyambedu
    • Koyambedu Omni Bus Stand
    • Koyambedu-Cmbt
    • Mahendra City
    • Mahendracity
    • Maraimalai Nagar
    • Medavakkam
    • Meenabakkam Airport
    • Meenambakkam Airport
    • Melmaruvathur
    • ORAGADAM
    • PADAPPAI
    • Padi
    • Pallavaram
    • Pallikarani
    • Perungalathur
    • Perungulathur
    • Poonamallee
    • Porur
    • Porur Toll Gate
    • Saidapet
    • Santhosapuram
    • Selaiyur
    • Shanthi Petrol Bunk
    • Singaperumal Koil
    • Sriperumbudur
    • Srm
    • SRM University
    • SRP Tools
    • T Nagar
    • Tambaram
    • Tambaram - Hindu Mission Hospital
    • Tharamani
    • Urapakkam
    • Urappakkam
    • Vadapalani
    • Vandaloor
    • Vandalur
    • Velachery
    • Vellore Bypass
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    Ooty to Chennai Bus Types

    Various types of buses serving passengers from Ooty to Chennai ensuring safety and comfort. A few bus services are:

    • NON A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Seater Pushback (2+2)
    • ULTRA DELUXE
    • Volvo A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)

    About Ooty

    Ooty also known by the Udhagamandalam is the district capital of the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu. The region enjoys the adulation of tourists from all over world, who come charmed in by the rich natural beauty and serenity of the region. Ooty is also one of the popular honeymoon destinations of India, with swarms of young couple thronging to the region to soak in the romantic ambiance of this historical hill station. Once a summer retreat for the British army in India, the hill station offers plenty of interesting historical and natural attractions, like Ooty Botanical garden, Ooty Rose garden, Pykara falls, Echo Rock and much more.

    About Chennai

    Chennai formely known as Madras is the capital city of Tamil Nadu and is often referred to as the ‘Gateway of South India’. The city is a major social, economic hub of India and is also one of the oldest metropolitan of India along with Delhi, Calcutta and Mumbai. The city oversees millions of travelers yearly, who throng to the city for business or pleasure. The city holding a rich heritage and culture offers plenty of interesting sightseeing attractions for its tourists, for instance St. Mar’s Church, Kapeeleswarar Temple, Fort St.George, Guindy Natioanl Park, Marina Beaach, Breezy beach and much more.

    Avail Discounts on Online Bus Bookings in redBus

    You can now book route tickets from Ooty to Chennai at redBus.in. Apply time to time redBus offers on online bus ticket booking. Save some money and memories too!

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